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by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat May 30, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: A Brief look at "Shavuot/Pentecost" What's it about?
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A Brief look at "Shavuot/Pentecost" What's it about?

SHAVUOT/PENTECOST What’s it all about? This is the time of year when this “Moed” (appointed time) is celebrated. There are three times when all Israelites were commanded to go up to Yerushalayim to celebrate God’s appointed times, Passover, The Feast of Tabernacles, and the Feast of Weeks, known as ...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat May 30, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Doing our JOBS in the body of Messiah! (NUM 4:21-7:89)
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Doing our JOBS in the body of Messiah! (NUM 4:21-7:89)

PARASHA: “Nasso” (Elevate) NUMBERS 4:21-7:89……JUDGES 13:2-25…………LUKE 13:1-14:35 We will see various themes in this Parashah study. In Chapter 4, the duties of some of the important Levite families; “B’nei Kohat” “B’nei Gershon” “B’nei Merari” (sons of). Their jobs consisted of taking down, transport...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat May 23, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Ordination of the Armed Forces! a good message for Memorial Day (NUM 1:1-4:20) Day. NUM 1
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Ordination of the Armed Forces! a good message for Memorial Day (NUM 1:1-4:20) Day. NUM 1

PARASHA: “B’Midbar” (in the wilderness) NUMBERS 1:1-4:20………HOSEA 2:1-22……. LUKE 11:1-12:59 Israel's very first IDF is formed, by God's command. e We start the new Torah Sefer called “Numbers” in English because it talks about “numbering” the tribes of Israel. We wonder why the reason of “numbering t...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri May 15, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Obedience or disobedience, blessings or a curse, Our Choice! LEV 25-27
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Obedience or disobedience, blessings or a curse, Our Choice! LEV 25-27

PARASHIYOT: “B’Har” (on the Mountain) and “B’CHUKOTAI (in my statutes) LEVITICUS 25:1-26:2…… JEREMIAH 32:6-27………LUKE 7:1-8:56 “Give it a rest! Will ya?” I am sure you have heard that expression before, or “Give it a rest already!” People tend to say that when one continues in some theme or argues ov...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat May 09, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: A brief look at "God's Special Days" LEV 21:1-24:23
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A brief look at "God's Special Days" LEV 21:1-24:23

PARASHAH: “Emor” (say.) LEVITICUS 21:1-24:23……… EZEKIEL 44:15-31…… LUKE 5:1-6:49 In this parashah study we see more details on the sanctity, Holiness, and comportment of priests. When we read in chapter 21, we read that YHVH is very particular and pays much attention to the physical. We might think ...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat May 02, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: On the Holiness of God...and ours? (Lev 16:1-20:27)
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On the Holiness of God...and ours? (Lev 16:1-20:27)

PARASHIYOT: “Achrei Mot” (after the death) and “Kedoshim” (holy ones) LEV 16:1-20:27 ; AMOS 9:7-15; LUKE 2:1-52 How can we be holy as God is holy? Is it possible? our holiness compared to God's? Ours is full of HOLES! yet Adonai does not look at our holiness as sinful beings, but looks at the Holine...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri May 01, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: What is "Leprosy" really? LEV 12:1-15:11
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Re: What is "Leprosy" really? LEV 12:1-15:11

Thank you Shann, for your comment and support, where is "general submission?"
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: What is "Leprosy" really? LEV 12:1-15:11
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What is "Leprosy" really? LEV 12:1-15:11

PARASHOT: “Tazriah” (she bears seed) and “Metsora” (infected ones). Torah: Lev 12:1-13:59 and Lev 14:1-15:33.....Prophets: 2 Kings 4:42-5:19.....Brit HaDashah: Luke 17:11-17 This week we have a double Torah portion; “Tazriah” which talks about when a woman gives childbirth, and “Metsora” which talks...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri Apr 17, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: When God comes down to live amongst us: LEV 9:1-11:47
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When God comes down to live amongst us: LEV 9:1-11:47

PARASHA: “Shemini” (Eighth) LEVITICUS 9:1-11:47………………2 SAM 6:1-7:17……………. MARK 14:1-72 This is when Adonai came down to officially "live" amongst his people, He "Moved into" the Tabernacle, lit the first fire, and He also lives amongst us ALL! through his Holy Spirit. We know that a week is seven da...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri Apr 10, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: A "Good Friday" message for all
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A "Good Friday" message for all

Today, 4/10/2020, is "Good Friday" for all believers, all over the world, even though we are at home, away from people because of this worldwide virus, we are together in spirit. Why is it called "Good?" Good because God saw fit to break the curse of sin and regain fellowship with fallen man, throug...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri Apr 10, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: NO Passover, NO Resurrection Day, KNOW Passover, KNOW Resurrection Day
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NO Passover, NO Resurrection Day, KNOW Passover, KNOW Resurrection Day

NO PASSOVER, NO RESURRECTION DAY……. KNOW PASSOVER, KNOW RESURRECTION DAY Play on words you might say, but let’s look at these words in detail. “NO PASSOVER= NO RESURRECTION DAY” Had there not been the first Passover in Egypt, had not the Israelites been freed from Egyptian slavery by means of “HaYad...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Apr 04, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: "Tzav" Who is the "Righteous Nail?" LEV 6:8-8:36
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"Tzav" Who is the "Righteous Nail?" LEV 6:8-8:36

PARASHAH: “Tzav” (command) It is interesting that this Torah study "Tzav" comes on the Sabbath prior to Passover. The word "Tzav" only has two letters. the "Tzadik and the Vav" in ancient Hebrew symbolism, those two letters combined can mean "The Righteous Nail" And who was the "Righteous Nail?" the...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: "Coming close to God!" (LEV 1:1-6:7)
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"Coming close to God!" (LEV 1:1-6:7)

PARASHA: “Vayikra” (and he called) LEVITICUS 1:1-6:7………ISAIAH 43:21-44:23……MARK 11:1-12:44 The word “VaYikra” is interesting, as it occurs 3 times. It means “called to (and a person’s name) In other words, Adonai called Moshe from where “he was” to where “Adonai is”. So as to “bridge the gap of dist...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL! (Exodus 12:1,2)
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HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL! (Exodus 12:1,2)

HAPPY NEW YEAR! “Hag Sameach HaShannah HaDashah” Today, March 26th, 2020, is “New Year’s Day” in accordance to God’s Holy Writ. When we go to the Book of Exodus, in Chapter 12 it reads: “ Now Adonai said to Moshe and Aaron in the land of Egypt, This month shall be the beginning of months for you; it...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Mar 21, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: God moves into his House! Are YOU his HOUSE? EX 35-40
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God moves into his House! Are YOU his HOUSE? EX 35-40

PARASHA: VaYakhel (and he assembled) and P’Kudei (Accountings of) EX 35:1-38:20 and EX 38:21-40:38…………….1 KINGS 7:13-8:21…………. MARK 9:1-50 Before embarking on this Parasha, there is one point from last week that I would like to bring to light. It is in Exodus 34:7 “Keeping mercy” (Notzer Chesed). In...

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